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Re: Israel (Not) Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #345 on: August 07, 2020, 06:33:47 PM »
what new policy are you referring to?

Allowing Israelis to travel to "green" countries without quarantining upon return.
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Re: Israel (Not) Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #346 on: August 09, 2020, 06:38:18 PM »
Would spending 2 weeks in a "green" country allow a foreigner into Israel without a need to quarantine again?
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Re: Israel (Not) Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #347 on: August 09, 2020, 07:25:02 PM »
Would spending 2 weeks in a "green" country allow a foreigner into Israel without a need to quarantine again?

What if said "green" country changes colors within the 2 week stay?
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Re: Israel (Not) Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #348 on: August 09, 2020, 07:40:29 PM »
Would spending 2 weeks in a "green" country allow a foreigner into Israel without a need to quarantine again?
Knowing Israel probably not or maybe it depends who is in duty at the airport when you check in ;) ;)

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Re: Israel (Not) Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #349 on: August 11, 2020, 12:41:11 AM »
N12 reported today the proposed Aug 16 reopening is only for Israeli citizens returning from the green countries
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Re: Israel (Not) Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #350 on: August 11, 2020, 01:30:19 AM »
N12 reported today the proposed Aug 16 reopening is only for Israeli citizens returning from the green countries

Regurgitating "news"

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Re: Israel (Not) Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #351 on: August 11, 2020, 05:45:53 AM »
N12 reported today the proposed Aug 16 reopening is only for Israeli citizens returning from the green countries
https://en.globes.co.il/en/article-shasha-biton-open-skies-on-august-16-wont-happen-1001338870

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Re: Israel (Not) Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #352 on: August 12, 2020, 10:06:32 PM »
my son has a permit to go back from the USA to Israel, do they require you to travel on a direct flight?? (that's what i am told by our yeshiva travel agent) or can he travel with a 1-1 1/2 hour with BA?? JFK-LHR-TLV of course for less then half the price........ appriciate first hand knowledge . THANKS

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Re: Israel (Not) Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #353 on: August 12, 2020, 10:53:01 PM »
my son has a permit to go back from the USA to Israel, do they require you to travel on a direct flight?? (that's what i am told by our yeshiva travel agent) or can he travel with a 1-1 1/2 hour with BA?? JFK-LHR-TLV of course for less then half the price........ appriciate first hand knowledge . THANKS
My son's yeshiva is doing a group flight with a stop in Toronto

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Re: Israel (Not) Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #354 on: August 12, 2020, 11:25:33 PM »
my son has a permit to go back from the USA to Israel, do they require you to travel on a direct flight?? (that's what i am told by our yeshiva travel agent) or can he travel with a 1-1 1/2 hour with BA?? JFK-LHR-TLV of course for less then half the price........ appriciate first hand knowledge . THANKS
He can stop np.

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Re: Israel (Not) Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #355 on: August 13, 2020, 05:30:50 AM »
There are no governmental restrictions on any routing he wants to take. Any restrictions are from the yeshiva.

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Re: Israel (Not) Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #356 on: August 13, 2020, 07:22:34 AM »
Part of a letter sent to Mir European Parents

As previously communicated, Yeshivas Mir is inviting all of its Talmidim to Eretz Yisroel for the אלול זמן הבלע"ט.

For those who would prefer not to travel to Eretz Yisroel at this time, the Yeshiva is setting up a Beis Hamedresh in Amsterdam for Elul Zman to which all Talmidim are invited. Reb Yoel Rabin shlita will beH lead the Beis Hamedrash and will be joined by choshuve Mirrer meishivim.

The venue is the Ibis Budget Amsterdam City South hotel. This is situated within the frum Jewish community in Amsterdam. All activities will take place in the hotel. There are government, local community and hotel Covid-related rules that will need to be adhered to.
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Re: Israel (Not) Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #357 on: August 13, 2020, 01:18:23 PM »
Davos in Switzerland.  Family with six children from E'Y.  Went on a outing.  Came back, the police were waiting.
They were not in  Bidud.  The parents with the children have to pay a bill.  Fr. 56.000.-- !!!! 

Hard to believe. 
« Last Edit: August 13, 2020, 01:23:39 PM by kosherjid »

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Re: Israel (Not) Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #358 on: August 13, 2020, 01:20:18 PM »
Davos in Switzerland.  Family with six children from E'Y.  Went on a outing.  Came back, the police were waiting.
They were not in  Bidud.  The parents with the children have to pay Fr. 56.000.-- !!!

Wow. So these were Israelis that entered Switzerland with what kind of passport, and what was the quarantine requirement?
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Re: Israel (Not) Reopening To Foreigners
« Reply #359 on: August 13, 2020, 01:20:51 PM »
Davos in Switzerland.  Family with six children from E'Y.  Went on a outing.  Came back, the police were waiting.
They were not in  Bidud.  The parents with the children have to pay Fr. 56.000.-- !!!
Source?